Sylvan Lake

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  • Address: South Dakota, USA, Custer, United States
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake

Located inside the Custer State Park of South Dakota in United States, Sylvan Lake is often called the "crown jewel" of this park. This lake was created in 1881, when Theodore Reder built the Sylvan Lake Water Dam. This lake area is a favourite picnic area among the locals as well as the visitors. Activities like rock climbing, boating, swimming, and hiking are quite popular in this area. This lake was also featured in one of the Disney movies, called the National Treasure: Book of Secrets.

An ideal Custer trip includes top things to do in Custer like Crazy Horse Memorial, 1880 Train, Jewel Cave National Monument, Wind Cave National Park and Iron Mountain Road.

Local travel guides will amplify your fun in the city as they walk you around the major attractions. You can book Custer tours for such assistance.

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How to Reach Sylvan Lake

  • By car

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  • Sylvan Lake Address: South Dakota, USA, Custer, United States
  • Time required to visit Sylvan Lake: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 11.2% of people who visit Custer include Sylvan Lake in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Sylvan Lake visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Sylvan Lake

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sylvan Lake

People normally club together Grand Magic Show and Mount Rushmore National Memorial & Presidential Trail while planning their visit to Sylvan Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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